The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 32 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 5 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.85% 7.37% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 7.52% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 5
Median daily rate £205 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.93% -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £42.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-39.90% +12.05%
SQL Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
267 439 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.52% 97.99% 98.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 361 283
Median daily rate £375 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.78 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.00 £7.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.00 £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cardiff region.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cardiff region.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Change Control
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (33.33%) Cognos
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) ETL
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Star Schema
5 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Moodle
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) e-Learning

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Moodle
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (33.33%) Star Schema
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore